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There are 3 ways to get from Āsansol to Purnia by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  12h

  1. Take the train from Asansol Jn to Barddhaman 12334 / ...
  2. Take the train from Barddhaman to Purnia Jn 13159

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Taxi  •  4h 38m

  1. Take a taxi from Āsansol to Purnia 307.8 km

Drive  •  4h 38m

  1. Drive from Āsansol to Purnia 307.8 km

Āsansol to Purnia by train

3 Weekly Trains
12h Average Duration
₹331 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Āsansol to Purnia is to train which costs ₹330 - ₹1,800 and takes 12h.

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The fastest way to get from Āsansol to Purnia is to taxi which takes 4h 38m and costs ₹5,000 - ₹6,500.

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No, there is no direct train from Āsansol to Purnia. However, there are services departing from Asansol Jn and arriving at Purnia Jn via Barddhaman. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h.

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The distance between Āsansol and Purnia is 462 km. The road distance is 307.8 km.

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The best way to get from Āsansol to Purnia without a car is to train which takes 12h and costs ₹330 - ₹1,800.

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It takes approximately 12h to get from Āsansol to Purnia, including transfers.

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Āsansol to Purnia train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Asansol Jn station.

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Āsansol to Purnia train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Purnia Jn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Āsansol to Purnia is 308 km. It takes approximately 4h 38m to drive from Āsansol to Purnia.

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  • Distance: 462.3 km
  • Duration: 12h

What companies run services between Āsansol, India and Purnia, India?

You can take a train from Āsansol to Purnia via Barddhaman in around 12h.

Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
14646
Email
care@irctc.co.in
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Asansol Jn to Barddhaman
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹700
Website
https://www.irctc.co.in
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/indian-railways
Sleeper Class
₹120 - ₹160
Third AC (3A)
₹400 - ₹500
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹700
Train from Barddhaman to Purnia Jn
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₹210 - ₹1,100
Website
https://www.irctc.co.in
Book at
https://12go.asia/en/operator/indian-railways
Sleeper Class
₹210 - ₹280
Third AC (3A)
₹600 - ₹800
Second AC (2A)
₹850 - ₹1,100
Other operators
Taxi from Āsansol to Purnia
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹6,500
Yashita Travels And CAbs
Phone
+91 86 70 87 97 44
Website
yashita-travels-cabs.business.site
Sri Ganpati Travels
Phone
+91 93 39 26 86 83
Website
facebook.com
Doorstep Cab
Phone
+91 98 32 20 11 85

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